Friday Night Events

All Aboard Special Event Trains

Climb aboard the train for an evening of fun aboard one of our many special events! Our special event trains are perfect for getting together with friends or family, or a special date night out. We offer a variety of events throughout the year including Murder Mystery, Canvas and Wine on the Rails, Emerging Brews, Explorations in Wine, Mixology, Music on the Train and more.

Some excursions are only for passengers 21 and older. Each excursion is a two-hour train ride. Prices range from $15 – $75 per person and vary based on the type of event.

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Call to Book: 800-468-4070

 

NightRide Coach

Night Ride

May 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 22 and 28

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21 and 28. Departs from Akron Northside Station at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. Tickets are $15 per person. Open to all ages.
At a Glance:

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Board games available
  • Concession car will be open
Trivia

Trivia on the Train

May 17, 31, June 14, 22, and 28

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 31, and June 28. Departs from Akron Northside Station at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. May 31, June 22 and 28 are Disney Pixar themed. Tickets range from $15 – $25 per person. Recommended for ages 3+.
At a Glance:

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Host led trivia game
  • Prizes for top 3 teams
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Murder Mystery Train

May 17, June 7, 28, July 12, 26, August 2, and 23

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday May 17, June 7, 28, July 12, 26, August 2, and 23. Tickets are $65 per person. Changing themes/story lines. Recommended for ages 14+.
At a Glance

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Guests are served three appetizers
  • Guests role-play Suspects and Detectives
  • Prize will be awarded to the costume based off of the theme
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Canvas and Wine on the Rails

May 24, 31, June 14, 21, July 5, August 9, 16 and 30

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 31, June 14, 21, July 5, August 9, 16 and 30. Canvas changes each date, check ticket description for canvas image. Tickets are $50 per person. Only for ages 21 and up.
At a Glance:

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Glass of wine
  • Step-by-step instructional
  • Finished masterpiece

Bingo on the Train

May 24, June 7, 14, 21 and 22

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 24, June 7, 14 and 21 and from Akron Northside Station at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. Tickets are $10-15 per person.
At a Glance:

  • Two-hour train ride with Bingo
  • May 24: Throwback Prom Bingo
  • June 7-22: All Aboard Bingo!

Friday Night Party

May 24, June 7, 21 and 22

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 24, June 7 and June 21 and from Akron Northside Station at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22.

  • Two-hour train ride with live DJ
  • May 24: Throwback Prom Party
  • June 7: Beach Party
  • June 21: 80’s Rock & Roll Party
  • June 22: Throwback 80’s Party

Music on the Train

June 14 and 21

This excursion will depart from Rockside Station in Independence at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, June 14 and 21. Tickets are $35 per person.
At a Glance:

Two-hour train ride with live music.

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